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The story of Arthur's Pass National Park

Author: Andy Dennis; Jane Pearson; New Zealand. Arthur's Pass National Park Board.
Publisher: [Arthur's Pass, N.Z.] : Arthur's Pass National Park ; Auckland, N.Z. : Cobb/Horwood Publications, [distributor], 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th ed., completely rewritten
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andy Dennis; Jane Pearson; New Zealand. Arthur's Pass National Park Board.
ISBN: 0477061486 9780477061483
OCLC Number: 43039728
Notes: First ed. published 1979 as: Arthur's Pass National Park, 1929-1979.
Folded col. map tipped in on inside back cover.
Description: 128 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: Whanautanga --
Shape of the land --
Mountain weather --
Plants --
Birds --
Small creatures --
Introduced wild animals --
The human side of the story --
Maori routes across the Southern Alps --
The search for passes and the Arthur's Pass Road --
The coaching era --
The Midland Railway and Otira Tunnel --
Mountaineering, a brief history --
The evolutionn of the NAtional Park --
Mountain huts --
Short walks and day trips --
Tramping --
Mountaineering --
Skiing.
Responsibility: [writer, Andy Dennis ; editor, Jane Pearson].

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